Rules for the License Plate Game

Almost everyone has been on a long road trip in the past. The first hour or two is filled with excitement, but soon enough that joy is replaced with an equally strong yet not as appealing sensation of boredom. Next time you are getting ready for a road trip or packing the truck for a long distance […]

Photos To Take During Your Move

Moving means making memories. Whether you are moving into your first apartment with college roommates or moving across the country newly-married, this is monumental moment in your life. You are beginning a new chapter. So just like any other cherishable moment in your life you need to make sure to photograph it. There are so many […]

How to Get Your Moving Supplies

“Moving Day is not Packing Day” I’ve never been a fantastic planner, but that saying above has stuck with me since I first heard it over a decade ago. The truth is that Moving Day goes so much faster and easier when you can gather your moving helpers and immediately begin loading the truck.  Otherwise, you […]

How to Move your Art Studio

Moving in itself is no simple feat. This task is not made any easier when you’re an artist and the majority of your belongings are fragile and irreplaceable pieces art. Thankfully, like anything else, with the proper precautions set into place, transporting that beautifully hand painted canvas can be done safely and with ease. Packing Your […]

Living in Ottawa

If you’ve never been to Ottawa before, here are some things to note before packing up your moving truck and living in Ottawa. If you enjoy pristine surroundings and generally like things to be on the quiet side, you will like it in Ottawa. Unlike what you might think of a typical city, Ottawa is not […]

Get Involved Series – Family in a New Community

You have returned your family’s moving truck and your move is officially over.  Now what?  The most important thing you can do for your family to make a move last, is to get involved.  If you are moving in the summer with kids it is important to get involved quickly because kids do not have school to meet new […]

14 Things to Pack for your Next Camping Trip

If you’ve been camping, you know that packing for the camping trip is crucial to its success. For seasoned campers this might be a no-brainer. However, if you’re heading out on your first camping trip or at least the first one without the help of the pro-camper in your family, you need a checklist! Because, […]

Living in Calgary

So you’ve recently moved to Calgary? Once the moving truck is dropped off and the boxes are unpacked, you can dive in and learn what your new city has to offer. Here are some tips on how to make living in Calgary feel like home: Culture Once you’re living in Stampede City, you will see […]

Living in Hamilton

The city of Hamilton is located in South Ontario, nestled right off the coast. This city is perfect for those who love the outdoors or can appreciate a community rich with arts and culture. Here are some tips and pointers about living in Hamilton: Education Hamilton is nicknamed as the “Creative City” for it’s quality education […]

Living in London, Ontario

On paper, it’s easy to confuse London, Ontario, with its namesake in England. However, if you’re going to be living in London, Ontario, you know how different the two actually are. (Not living there yet? Check out our post on moving to London, Ontario.) For grins and giggles, let’s mention the similarities. First, there’s a […]

Moving to Hamilton

Why move to Hamilton? Most people will simply say the quality of life itself is worth making the move. A place rich in history and culture, and surrounded by spectacular nature, Hamilton, Ontario is a city like no other. Unique for its distinctive urban feel and vibrant arts and culture, Hamilton boasts deep roots. Ultimately, […]

Living in Kitchener

The 113 year old city of Kitchener makes up one-third of Ontario’s Tri-Cities, lies 100 km (62 miles) west of Toronto and is Canada’s tenth largest metropolitan area. If you’re considering moving, we’ve got you covered on living in Kitchener. Location, Location, Location The most important thing to consider when choosing to move to a […]